We have used Unigraphics for about eight years, although I have never
used anything else I find the software to be very versatile, learning
curve is fairly long, but also very costly, currently we are on Ver 13.0
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> From: Terry Wohlers[SMTP:email@example.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, April 22, 1998 7:27 PM
> To: RP-ML
> Subject: Best CAM Software
> Who makes the best CAM software for 3, 4, and 5-axis machining? I'm
> interested in hearing from users.
> The CAM market is incredibly fragmented (much worse than the CAD
> with CNC Software (Mastercam) owning 12% of the market and 9 others
> 3 to 7%, according to CIMdata. The remaining 52% of the market is
> made up
> of 90 other companies that own 2% or less. If you talk with 10
> chances are good that only 2, maybe 3, will be using the same
> There's no clear winner. I have the most experience with Surfcam from
> Surfware, but I'm not sure it's the answer.
> Look forward to hearing from anyone with an opinion.
> Terry Wohlers
> Wohlers Associates, Inc.
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